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Your favorite cover of "Jolene"

I heard this version of it today:

The Little Willies - Jolene

So it got me to thinking of some other versions.

White Stripes - Jolene

Who does your favorite cover?


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re: Your favorite cover of "Jolene"
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White Stripes - Jolene
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White Stripes - Jolene


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CottonWasKing
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re: Your favorite cover of "Jolene"
Whites stripes Jolene is amazing


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re: Your favorite cover of "Jolene"
ellie goulding
This post was edited on 3/26 at 6:51 pm


yurintroubl
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re: Your favorite cover of "Jolene"
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ellie goulding



Was going to post this.


ReauxlTide222
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re: Your favorite cover of "Jolene"
nb4miley


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Mottleduk
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re: Your favorite cover of "Jolene"
Me First and the Gimmie Gimmies

Sorry, can't find a link.


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re: Your favorite cover of "Jolene"
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White Stripes - Jolene


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TheDoc
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re: Your favorite cover of "Jolene"
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Me First and the Gimmie Gimmies



I do like that one as well


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GoldenSombrero
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re: Your favorite cover of "Jolene"
At first I thought you were talking about this song:
Jolene

I like ZBB but the above version is great.


CottonWasKing
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re: Your favorite cover of "Jolene"
That's Ray's song. He wrote it.



OldTigahFot
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re: Your favorite cover of "Jolene"
No doubt about it :

Rhonda Vincent



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re: Your favorite cover of "Jolene"
Man, I'm a huge sucker for the Dolly Parton original (is it originally her song? I think so?) because I remember hearing it all the time as a kid. The White Stripes version was really raw and interesting, but I just wasn't feeling it.

I feel like the Ellie Goulding version really captures the spirit and feel of the original. Good for her. Not quite the same vocal chops, but I enjoyed it.

The version by Keith Urban, John Mayer, and Norah Jones at the Grammys was some good stuff (minus Mayer's vocal part). I especially enjoyed the pickin' Best link I could find

I saw Grace Potter do it live. Tremendous.

ETA: Holy crap, I loved that Rhonda Vincent version
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Jim Rockford
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re: Your favorite cover of "Jolene"
Norah Jones is great, but it's Dolly's song.

Although growing up, I had a hard time imagining a girl named Jolene as being some great beauty. It's the kind of name one of the backwoods redneck girls I went to school with would have.


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CocoLoco
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re: Your favorite cover of "Jolene"
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That's Ray's song. He wrote it.



Yep, and one of my absolute favorites from the guy.






But, I'll echo a lot of others and say Jack White.


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Douglas Quaid
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re: Your favorite cover of "Jolene"
Ray LaMontagne's Jolene


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kbro
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re: Your favorite cover of "Jolene"
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White Stripes - Jolene


But this version....

LINK


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yurintroubl
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re: Your favorite cover of "Jolene"
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Rhonda Vincent


That's AWESOME!


G Love
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re: Your favorite cover of "Jolene"
Strawberry Switchblade.
LINK

Really.


yurintroubl
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re: Your favorite cover of "Jolene"
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Strawberry Switchblade.
LINK

Really.



Now if this was the "Best sped-up overly dancey version of 'Jolene'" thread... I'd have posted the Olivia Newton-John version.


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